Thank You a Hundred Times Over

You like me! You really like me! I just hit 100 followers! THANKS FOR LETTING ME ENTERTAIN YOU! My goal for 2021 is to get more of your thoughts and comments! I want to know you! I want to stretch my mind. Keep being amazing 👏 Feel free to invite friends too! Have a wonderfulContinue reading “Thank You a Hundred Times Over”

The Way They Say it…

Just because an idea doesn’t hit me just right Doesn’t mean it’s poison, Perhaps it was a rocky translation Of my value language, Or a lyric I misheard That, if I knew what it originally was, Would give me an entirely new meaning From a song of ignorance, to one of depth A sentence IContinue reading “The Way They Say it…”

Learning to Shut Up

When ideas come They vibrate in my skull Up from my brain They leave a trail of energy To my eye sockets and back, There isn’t enough space for them to all escape. So behind brain and into the throat. They sit and tickle, for the blink of an eye, And it has taken years,Continue reading “Learning to Shut Up”

Is It possible I Will Fail?

YES. My body is worn, After beginning life in a ditch And climbing, and falling back, and squirming when necessary, To meet the sky after 30 years, as I stand. And begin to bring light and sound to the ditches assigned to the young, My legs tremble. I could fall, But failure, is determined ByContinue reading “Is It possible I Will Fail?”

Practice

Education and active practice are two of the most important factors in improving skills. It takes time…Mmm hmmm. You want proof? I’ll use my drawing skills as an example. I have been studying drawing realistic faces… Neither is professional grade, but the growth is exponential. I don’t draw every single day, but I do itContinue reading “Practice”

Endure

We see the abbreviated stories and cut to happy endings, while we know without endurance running through it, victory is gutted. We don’t know enough to know everything, and the uncertainty is torture, so we tell stories to fill in the gaps a pile of leaves, over holes we then jump on. Time is ourContinue reading “Endure”

To be Drowned in the Tide of Tension

The day seems to have stormed in and I seek to harness it, even as I am battered before I can rise. with my brain screaming, “Bow! RETREAT!” I am fueled but the minute failures so small that they cannot be evidenced, only known. And because I know them I do all I can toContinue reading “To be Drowned in the Tide of Tension”